Don’t Bother Me! I’m Gardening!
May 13, 2013
Test Bed: Bird Back 40I dread the month of May. I really do. I shouldn't. This is my "can't miss" gardening month. I should love it to death. But, instead I...
Developing Your Green Thumb This Spring
April 17, 2013
By Lyndsey Schnabel If your thumb is anything but green and everything you plant in your yard turns up wilted and ugly, you’re not alone. Many people including...
Your Students, Your Schools - - Des Moines south
April 25, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com Wright Grant money from Knapp Properties and the American Heart Association will aid in the planning and building of a community vegetable garden. Teachers are in the beginning...
West Des Moines drops vegetable garden ban discussion
February 07, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com West Des Moines officials have decided to drop their plans to consider banning fruit and vegetable gardens in residential front yards, one city leader said this afternoon. Mayor...
Garden Planner, April 20
April 20, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com * Mulch your vegetable garden with a couple of layers of newspaper or cardboard, then a couple of inches of straw or compost. It'll keep the weeds down, which means less...
March 16, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com * Plan your vegetable garden on paper... * As you plan your vegetable garden, think about saving a little space for a cutting garden. Zinnias and cosmos are a couple of...
Vegetable Garden on twitter
when I see a very fat person planting a vegetable garden I want to go up to then, pat them on the head and say "atta boy"